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(especially of financial assets, liabilities, or legal rights) able to be transferred or made over to the possession of another person.‘balances are not transferable by cheque’‘transferable skills’
travelling, transportable, portable, movable, locomotive, manoeuvrableView synonyms
- ‘Furthermore, many of these technology and institutional assets are not easily transferable.’
- ‘The theory underpinning the concept of ‘key skills’ assumes that these are generic transferable skills.’
- ‘I am talking about homelessness but politics has transferable skills.’
- ‘Working parents ought to have extremely generous tax exemptions, transferable if necessary.’
- ‘The present policy of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans is to make quotas transferable, saleable from one holder to another.’
- ‘And being a sailor, I am discovering, is not a genetically transferable skill.’
- ‘It is also worth bearing in mind that learning new software does provide you with useful skills that may be transferable on a future occasion.’
- ‘In modern educational jargon, leadership is taken to be a transferable skill.’
- ‘The customer care training provides all volunteers with transferable skills for other occupations.’
- ‘Those with even a small selection of transferable skills will find gainful employment elsewhere.’
- ‘A woman, who has spent twenty years at home, must be shown that her skills are important and transferable into the workforce.’
- ‘Stamp duty rates of up to 9 per cent may be chargeable on certain transferable assets.’
- ‘The Scottish Executive will shortly publish a report on the role of education in fostering transferable skills and personal attributes.’
- ‘But the author's notes on transferable skills are remarkable in light of their own success story.’
- ‘Also, teaching is not an easily transferable skill.’
- ‘He says universities have to produce graduates with skills that are transferable to the private sector.’
- ‘It's estimated that single parents have as many as 93 transferable skills they can offer to an employer.’
- ‘It uses one ticketing system transferable across all forms of metro trains, buses and trams.’
- ‘The government allocated transferable rights to emit predetermined levels of emissions.’
- ‘She said contracts were not transferable between employers and that any such action breached their contract with the department.’
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